Our LONGER stylish and fun unisex compression top is made of comfy 4-way stretch fabric which allows the child to work or play creatively and actively. Our compression top can be worn as an outer or inner garment while providing deep pressure calming and organizing sensory input. Relevant styling is the key to our non-stigmatizing apparel. These popular shirts are designed to hug the shoulders, body trunk, and hips. Evidence suggests that weight and pressure inputs provide both tactile and proprioceptive input to the body, calming the central nervous system.
Evidence suggests that weight and pressure inputs provide both tactile and proprioceptive input to the body, calming the central nervous system as well as providing postural support and input to weak, floppy, or low tone (hypotonia) musculature.
Compression Deep touch pressure causes the release of both serotonin and dopamine in the brain. These are "happy " neurotransmitters and produce a feeling of calm. Sensory Compression and Deep pressure often increase our Happy hormones while also slowing down our involuntary functions such as heart rate, blood pressure and the stress hormone cortisol. Some of these conditions that benefit from deep pressure input are as follows, but not limited to:
Sensory processing disorder
Sensory Tactile Defensiveness
Motor coordination disorders
Executive function disorders
Fragile X syndrome
Colors Available: not all colors are available in all sizes
Fabric / Material:
4-way stretch 90% nylon 10% spandex
one tear away tag to limit sensory sensitivity increasing calmness and focus capabilities of child
Comfy 4- way stretch fabric
Relevant styling so can be worn alone or as an undergarment
Nonrestrictive fabric allows full movement of child
Machine washable with like colors, non-chlorine bleach, tumble dry low